Opportunities for Support

With nearly 190 established scholarship and academic program funds in more than 40 different areas, there are many giving opportunities from which to choose.

100% of your donation supports the fund(s) of your choice.

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Academic Excellence

  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Achievers Scholarship
  • Glenbard North High School Scholarship
  • H.D. McAninch Presidential Endowed Scholarship
  • Honors Program Support
  • John Modschiedler, Advisor Emeritus, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship
  • Michael Ries Alumni Endowed Scholarship
  • Phi Theta Kappa (Justine Kawalek Memorial) Scholarship
  • Psi Beta Honor Society Program Support
  • Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

Academic Support

  • Counseling and Advising Services Program Support

Access and Accommodations

  • Everyone Matters Scholarship
  • Hearing Impaired Program Support
  • Vocational Skills Program Support for Special Populations

Accounting

  • Kathy Marszalek Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Keiser Accounting Endowed Scholarship

Adult Students

  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Returning Adult Scholarship
  • The Honorable Bonnie M. Wheaton Endowed Scholarship
  • Raymond and Virginia Link Vocational Scholarship

Anthropology

  • Ellen Johnson Memorial Scholarship

Athletics

  • Athletic Department Program Support
  • Football Program Support
  • General Athletic Program Support
  • Herb Salberg PE Scholarship
  • Julie Svec Memorial Scholarship
  • Red Grange Bowl Support
  • Women’s Basketball Program Support
  • Women’s Soccer Program Support

Automotive Technology

  • Automotive Service Technology Program Support
  • Automotive Technology Scholarship
  • Mercedes Benz Endowed Scholarship
  • Norman F. Hallis Memorial Scholarship for Automotive Technology Excellence
  • Rocio Automotive Technology Scholarship

Behavioral and Social Sciences

  • Harkins Women’s Scholarship for Excellence in Sociology
  • Sociology Program Support
  • Walter R. Jones Endowed Scholarship

Building Trades

  • Power Construction Scholarship
  • Road Builder Charities Scholarship

Business and Technology

  • Business and Technology Program Support
  • E.R. Valintis Scholarship
  • State Bank of Countryside Scholarship

Career Services

  • Co-op and Internship Program Opportunities (Career Services Program)

Chemistry

  • Iyer Chemistry Scholarship

Community Service

  • Volunteers in Action (VIA) Endowed Scholarship
  • Wendell Wood Scholarship

Computer and Internetworking Technology (CIT)

  • Matt Rassier Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Rocio Computer & Internetworking Technology (CIT) Scholarship

Continuing Education

  • Lifelong Learning Program Support
  • Lifelong Learning Scholarship
  • SMART (Skills, Mentoring, and Readiness Training) Bridge Program Scholarship
  • Youth Leadership Program Support

Criminal Justice 

  • Donald J. Craft Memorial Scholarship
  • Honorable William J. Bauer Endowed Scholarship for Paralegal and Criminal Justice Studies
  • Michael Browning Memorial Scholarship
  • Study Abroad—Criminal Justice Scholarship

Culinary and Hospitality

  • Culinary and Hospitality Program Support
  • Culinary Student Scholarship (Teen Culinary Challenge)
  • George Macht Endowed Scholarship Fund
  • George Macht Culinary & Hospitality Program Support
  • Hospitality Administration Program Support
  • Kathy Testa Memorial Challenge Scholarship
  • James Kohler Memorial Scholarship in Foodservice Administration
  • Marriott Chicagoland Business Hospitality Scholarship

Cultural Arts

  • Aidos Mural Support
  • Belushi Artist-in-Residence Program Support
  • Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Program Support
  • Cleve Carney Endowed Art Fund
  • Dr. Donald and Helen (Gum) Westlake Endowment for Student Productions
  • Earl Swanson Jr. Memorial Scholarship
  • Fine Arts Program Support
  • Glenn and Anita Dickson Fine and Applied Arts Scholarship
  • John Belushi Memorial Scholarships for Music and Theater (Choral, Jazz/Band, Orchestra, Second City/Theatre, Stage Management)
  • Lakeside Pavilion Program Support
  • MACtastic Treat Seats—Tickets for Kids and Families Endowment
  • McAninch Arts Center General Fund
  • McAninch Endowment for the Arts
  • Music Program Support
  • New Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Ronald Lemme Lecture Series
  • Sculpture Program Support
  • Steve Clifton Memorial Scholarship
  • Weiseman New Works Program Support
  • Wilson Memorial Photography Scholarship

Dental

  • Dental Hygiene Program Support
  • Morrissey Dental Hygiene Scholarship

Diversity

  • ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technical and Scientific Olympics) Program Support
  • Hispanic-Latino Scholarship
  • Jesse J. Lopez Give a Kid a Second Chance Scholarship
  • Korean Studies Program Support
  • Latino Ethnic Awareness Association (LEAA) Program Support
  • Mary Daly Endowed Scholarship
  • Mayes/McLean Scholarship
  • Tom Galloway Memorial Scholarship

Early Childhood

  • Early Childhood Education Program Support
  • Helen Gum Westlake Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Early Childhood Education
  • Louise Beem Scholarship

Education

  • DeLara Family Scholarship 
  • Esther Rowe Dodge Scholarship

Emergency Relief

  • Community Education Farm Fund Support
  • FUEL Pantry Support
  • Student Crisis Emergency Support Program
  • Student Need Scholarship
  • Tuition Relief Program Support

Engineering

  • Avanti Engineering Scholarship
  • Donald Carter Memorial Scholarship
  • Engineering Program Support
  • H.J. Kleemann Engineering Scholarship
  • Troy Scholarship for Engineering
  • Wilbur Walker Dodge Memorial Scholarship
  • William W. Steele Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Entrepreneurship 

  • Center for Entrepreneurship Fund for Workforce Development Program Support

Faculty and Staff Support

  • Classified Personnel Committee (CPC) Scholarship 
  • Faculty/Staff Memorial Fund
  • IDEA Center Program Support
  • Teaching and Learning Center Program Support

Fashion

  • Fashion Program Support
  • Scalise Family Fashion Program Scholarship

Forensics

  • Lauren G. Morgan Forensics Scholarship

GED

  • Certificate of GED Scholarship
  • G.E.D. Scholarship 

General Scholarships

  • Bowl for a Goal Scholarship
  • Carol Stream Community College Scholarship
  • College of DuPage Faculty Association Scholarship
  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Freshman Scholarship 
  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Impact Scholarship
  • Community Promise Scholarship
  • Dr. Robert Frank Endowed Scholarship
  • Early College Scholarship
  • Flexible Steel Lacing Endowed Scholarship
  • Forbes Electric/Keller Margery Maurer Endowed Scholarship
  • General Scholarship Fund
  • Greg Joos Memorial Scholarship
  • Jill Johnson Hall Memorial Scholarship
  • Lillian Neale Campbell Endowed Scholarship
  • Michael and Sandra Meyers Scholarship
  • Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn Impact Scholarship
  • Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn MAP Gap Scholarship
  • Paul W. and Katherine T. Hedburn Student Success/Retention Scholarship
  • Robert L. Wagner Endowed Scholarship
  • Ruth Walbeck Memorial Scholarship
  • US Bank Scholarship Fund

Health and Sciences (General)

  • Cancer Federation Scholarship
  • Elizabeth Geyer Scholarships
  • Jerry Bradshaw Memorial Scholarship
  • Mahnke Memorial Scholarship
  • Ruth Nechoda Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Healthcare

  • 3+1 Healthcare Scholarship
  • Aveling Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Healthcare Initiative Scholarship
  • Healthcare Instructional Program Support Endowment
  • Mary Lynn Tomer Scholarship

High Schools

  • Community HS District 94 (West Chicago) Scholarship
  • Community HS District 99 (Downers Grove North/South) Scholarship
  • Community Unit School District 200 (Wheaton/Warrenville) Scholarship
  • DuPage HS District 88 (Addison Trail/Willowbrook) Scholarship
  • Elmhurst District 205 (York Township) Scholarship
  • Fenton District 100 Scholarship
  • Glenbard High School District 87 Scholarship 
  • Hinsdale Township High School District 86 Scholarship
  • Indian Prairie District 204 Scholarship
  • Lake Park District 108 Scholarship
  • Lemont District 210 Scholarship
  • Lisle District 202 Scholarship
  • Lyons Township High School District 204 Scholarship
  • Naperville Community Unit School District 203 Scholarship
  • Westmont High School District 201 Scholarship

History

  • Carter Carroll Excellence in History Award
  • Lon A. Gault Memorial Scholarship

Homeland Security

  • Chief George Graves Scholarship 
  • Homeland Security Program Support
  • HSTI Program Development and Training Program Support

Horticulture

  • Batavia Plain Dirt Gardeners Scholarship
  • Floral Design Memorial Scholarship
  • Hawthorn Garden Club Scholarship
  • Horticulture Program Support
  • Horticulture Student Competition Support
  • Naperville Community Gardeners Scholarship
  • Tri-Village Garden Club Scholarship
  • Yvonne Marie Lanners Scholarship

Human Services

  • Naperville Woman’s Club Scholarship

Interior Design

  • Interior Design Program Support

International Education

  • Bordeaux French Study Abroad Scholarship
  • Dick Wood Memorial Scholarship
  • International Education Development Support
  • International Education Resource Center Program Support
  • Study Abroad—Criminal Justice Scholarship
  • Study Abroad Scholarship 

Leadership

  • Downers Grove National Bank Scholarship
  • Glenn Hansen Leadership Scholarship
  • Student Leadership Academy Program Support

Liberal Arts

  • Ron and Lois Nivling Scholarship for Liberal Arts Students
  • Wattis Foundation Scholarship

Library

  • Learning Commons Program Support
  • Library Development Support
  • May and James Ryburn Endowment

Literary

  • Budilovsky Literary Endowed Scholarship 
  • Kane County Cougars Ozzie’s Reading Club Program Scholarship

Mathematics

  • August Zarcone Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • S.C. Reed Scholarship

Meteorology

  • American Meteorological Society Scholarship
  • Brian Fugiel Memorial Scholarship
  • Meteorology Program Support

Natural Sciences

  • B. J. Hoddinott Wildlife Ecology Endowed Scholarship
  • B. J. Hoddinott Wildlife Program Endowment
  • Marsh Project Support

Nursing

  • Barbara Kohler Memorial Scholarship in Nursing and Health
  • H. Claire Walters, RN Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Hui Nursing Superior Performance Award
  • John K. and Nancy Ann Rutledge Pre-Nursing Scholarship
  • Nursing Alumni Scholarship
  • Second Year Nursing Scholarship
  • Shirley A. Benson Nursing Endowed Scholarship
  • Troy Scholarship for Nursing

Paralegal Studies

  • Honorable William J. Bauer Endowed Scholarship for Paralegal and Criminal Justice Studies
  • Paralegal Program Support
  • Paralegal Studies Program Scholarship

Parents

  • Alice Giordano Alumni Scholarship
  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Single Parent Scholarship
  • DuPage Chapter Mothers and More Scholarship

Rotary

  • Elmhurst Rotary Club Vocational/Technical Scholarship
  • Naperville Rotary Charities and the Rotary Club of Naperville Scholarship
  • Rotary—Naperville Downtown Scholarship

Student Life

  • Student Life Program Support Fund
  • Student Club: Model United Nations

Surgical Technology

  • Edwin and Barbara Dannewitz Perioperative Arena Scholarship

Textbook and Supplies

  • College of DuPage Foundation’s Textbook Scholarship
  • College of DuPage Foundation's Supplies Scholarship
  • Eileen M. Ward Textbook/Instructional Materials Endowed Scholarship
  • Mary Mack Scholarship
  • Paul W. Hedburn and Katherine T. Hedburn Textbook/Supplies Scholarship

Veterans

  • Betty and Ron Krupp Veterans Scholarship
  • Patriot Scholarship
  • Veteran Services Program Support
  • Veterans Textbook Scholarship

Veterinary

  • A.R.C. Memorial Scholarship
  • Luke Laudolff Memorial Scholarship

WDCB Radio

  • WDCB Public Radio Program Support

Welding

  • The Christopher Drop Welding Scholarship

Working Students

  • Assurance Golden Jubilee Endowed Scholarship

Unrestricted Fund

  • Resource for Excellence

 

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